Lunar-precession theory

pervect

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Some say that history amounts to a succession of continually re-emerging ancient civilizations, and that the rise and fall of such civilizations is somehow linked to a grand cycle of our Sun - a.k.a. the "Precession of the Equinoxes".
This sounds like total gibberish to me. A good discussion of various forms of astronomical precession (there are several) can be found in the wikipedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Precession
 
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pervect said:
From the second URL


This sounds like total gibberish.
From the front page of that site:

sirius site said:
The objective of this site is to demonstrate as clearly as possible that the observed phenomenon of the 'Precession of the Equinox' is caused by the celestial motion of our entire solar system in relation to Sirius.
:yuck:
 

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The first one too: a transit of Venus occurred as predicted, thus the theory that predicted it must be wrong? :uhh:
 

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Given these examples, I don't see how anyone can take that website very Siriusly....
 

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